Re: [PATCH] device-dax: don't set kobj parent during cdev init

From: Greg Kroah-Hartman
Date: Fri Feb 10 2017 - 14:46:24 EST

On Fri, Feb 10, 2017 at 12:19:30PM -0700, Logan Gunthorpe wrote:
> I copied this code and per feedback from Greg Kroah-Hartman [1] the
> cdev's kobject's parent should not be set to the related device.
> This should have minor consequences but isn't doing what anyone
> expects it to.
> This patch then fixes device-dax so it doesn't make the same mistake.
> [1]
> Signed-off-by: Logan Gunthorpe <logang@xxxxxxxxxxxx>

Acked-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>